What are the Cookies
A cookie is a small text file that is placed onto your computer (or other electronic device) when you access our website.
There are 4 different types of cookies:
Strictly-necessary cookies (required for the website to run). These allow you to do things like log in securely.
Performance cookies (which measure how many visitors use our site, which pages they visit and how they interact with the site). These help us to improve our website.
Functionality cookies (which remember specific visitor’s preferences for the way they use our site, e.g. language settings or font size).
Targeting/advertising cookies (these collect information about individual visitors that enable us, or third parties, to provide relevant advertisements to those who have visited our site).
Our website may use each type of cookie in order to:
Make your online experience more efficient and enjoyable;
Improve our services;
Recognise you whenever you visit this website and distinguish you from other users of our site;
Obtain information about your preferences and use of our site;
Provide you with advertising that is tailored to your interests; and
Carry out research and data analysis to help us to improve our content and services and to better understand our customer preferences and interests.
Your web browser places cookies on your hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about you.
In addition to our own cookies, we may also use various third-parties cookies to report usage statistics of the Service, deliver advertisements on and through the Service, and so on.
Can I manage cookies myself and change my preferences?
Yes. You can manage your cookie preferences through our pop-up cookie banner that appears when you first visit the website.
You will need to visit the web browser’s site to manage, but for ease we have provided links to popular browsers below:
- Google Chrome
- Microsoft Firefox
- Microsoft Internet Explorer
- Apple Safari
- Microsoft Edge
Please also note that if you change/block cookies then:
Some parts of our website may not function properly or as well as they otherwise might;
Changes will apply across all websites that you visit (unless you choose to block cookies only from particular websites); and
The settings that you change will only apply on the device on which you change the settings and will not apply across all other devices that you use.